The rise of the 0° rear.

One of the biggest developments over the past few years has been the move from symmetrical low push setups OR topmount LDP setups to the hybrid/slalom/bracket style. Initially truck design led the way with companies building LDP specific trucks with built in angles (usually around the 60°/10° mark) this meant that topmounts got lower and wedged risers and pre-bending 2inch hardware slowly disappeared. Drop brackets … Continue reading The rise of the 0° rear.

2018 Antidote Hurricane

Stoked to post up a great review by Jan-Willem Dee on the 2018 Antidote Longboards Hurricane. If you have a review you’d like to share – drop us a line! You can see all the other reviews by clicking the link above.  Time to post my first experiences with the new Antidote Hurricane model 2018. I will compare the new model with the 2017 model Hurricane which I … Continue reading 2018 Antidote Hurricane

Exile MFG ‘Snail buster’ mudflaps

We have been keeping an eye on Exile MFG for a while now, they make rad brackets, rear trucks and now, to solve the issues with rain and snails, have started producing mudflaps. Made of carbon and designed to fit around any bracket system, the €35 mudflap is a thing of pure beauty. The Exile MFG ‘Snailbuster’ Hit up the mudflap thread in the SkateFurther forum … Continue reading Exile MFG ‘Snail buster’ mudflaps

Hello, My Name is Andy Andras

Interview Number 7 of our ‘hello my name is…’ series… someone who’s well known. Welcome to ‘La Maquina’…Andy Andras! First of all…please introduce yourself. My name is Andrew Andras, a bit of a tough twister so my friends just call me Andy. I’ve been called a lot of other things too but lets leave that one alone. I do have a nickname in the Distance … Continue reading Hello, My Name is Andy Andras

Hello, My Name is Anne Palmer

Interview No. Six of our ‘hello my name is…’ series… welcome Anne Palmer! First of all…please introduce yourself. I live in the quaint seaside town of Scituate, Massachusetts. My husband Jeff and I raised our three sons, Kevin, Eric and Brian here. I work full time for Blue Cross Blue Shield. I have always been active athlete competing in softball, basketball and running.  At 58 … Continue reading Hello, My Name is Anne Palmer

Hello, My Name is Moritz Langen

The fifth our ‘hello my name is…’ interviews… and the first german guy in this series: welcome Moritz Langen! First of all…please introduce yourself. This dude was born 1989 in Viersen,NRW, Germany and got the name Moritz Langen but most of his friends call him “Moujou” (nickname given by his Paintballteam inspired by Austin Powers). How and when did you get into Skateboarding and when … Continue reading Hello, My Name is Moritz Langen

Hello, My Name is Kyle Yan

The fourth of our ‘hello my name is…’ interviews… and the first guy in this series: welcome Kyle Yan! First of all…please introduce yourself. My name is Kyle Yan and I’m from New York City. How and when did you get into Skateboarding and when did you start Long Distance Skating? Longboarding was introduced to me during my first year in college. When I first … Continue reading Hello, My Name is Kyle Yan

Hello, My Name is Calleigh Little

The third of our ‘hello my name is…’ interviews…welcome Calleigh Little! First of all…please introduce yourself. My name is Calleigh Alice Little (pronounced CAL-EE) and I’m a 26 year old girl who grew up in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to San Diego, California after college. I do long distance skateboarding and downhill competitively. How and when did you get into Skateboarding and when did you start … Continue reading Hello, My Name is Calleigh Little